WAL-MART EYES FIRST STORE IN NEW YORK CITY
ere is eyeing the Rego Park section of Queens to build its first New York City store, a company spokeswoman told SN. Initial plans call for a 135,000-square-foot Wal-Mart discount outlet to be under construction in 2007, with an opening date of 2008. Mia Masten, a Wal-Mart spokeswoman, told SN the store "won't be a typical battleship blue building."
CALIFORNIA CHAINS TO PAY JANITORS $22.4 MILLION
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